Update on our service

As the current situation with the coronavirus/ COVID-19 changes daily, for the benefit of everyone’s safety and well-being, we have to adjust our services accordingly. We appreciate your understanding and support during this challenging time.

Information about adjustments to our service can be found on our contact us page.

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Annual complaints statistics report

Read the latest information from all police forces in England and Wales about the type of complaints they are receiving and how they are being addressed.

Annual complaints statistics 2019/20
Annual deaths report 2019-20

Contact us

We have had to adjust our services due to the Coronavirus situation. We appreciate your understanding and support during this challenging time. Information about the adjustments can be found on our contact us page.

Contact us

What we investigate

We investigate the most serious and sensitive incidents and allegations involving the police. Find out more about what happens during an IOPC investigation and the different possible outcomes.

What we investigate

Key areas of work

Some areas of policing are particularly important to learn from. Read more about our research and the investigations we do that help provide a unique insight into policing of these areas.

Read more about key areas

Our performance

Find out more about our performance in delivering timely and high-quality investigations.

Read our latest performance information

Latest news

We have begun an independent investigation following the death in custody of a 51-year-old man, who had been arrested in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire.He was taken to the Police Investigation Centre in Kings Lynn, Norfolk, at around 7....
A former West Midlands Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) was today (Wednesday 2 December) jailed following an investigation by the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC).We investigated the conduct of Kevin Hathaway,...
A Hampshire Constabulary detective constable (DC) is to appear in court, following an Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) investigation.DC Robert Ferrow is charged with making a false instrument with intent for it to be...

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